Spotlight | Duke Kunshan University


World-leading archaeologist and Division of Social Sciences chair will help steer Duke Kunshan’s expansion and ensure it continues to offer a high-quality, innovative education to students from around the world.

Making her first visit to Duke Kunshan, Valerie Sheares Ashby, dean of Duke’s Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, hails the joint-venture university’s ‘extraordinary’ undergraduate students and its high-quality faculty.

Duke Kunshan’s female scholars stress the importance of encouragement and support in ensuring young girls can follow their dreams and fulfill their potential.

Speaking at a major China-Japan conference on education, Duke Kunshan’s executive vice chancellor calls for a rethink on how universities and colleges are preparing students for an ever-changing world.

Duke documentarian Tom Rankin’s stunning photographs, which highlight Kunshan’s unique social and cultural landscape, will now form part of Duke Kunshan’s growing archive.